3,753 Portsmouth clients on hacked affairs website Ashley Madison

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AN ONLINE map reveals more than 3,000 people in Portsmouth may have had their details leaked in the Ashley Madison hacking.

Data published on the internet gives a breakdown of the number of users who have signed up to the website, which facilitates extra-marital affairs.

The infidelity website was recently hacked and the details of 37m users worldwide were compromised.

The figures show 3,753 users signed up in Portsmouth.

There were 1,404 users in Gosport, 1,443 in Fareham, 654 in Havant, 869 in Waterlooville, 175 in Hayling, 234 in Emsworth, 14 in Denmead, and 12 in Cowplain.

However, it has since been reported that many of the accounts created were actually fake.

The figures show that Denmead and Cowplain are the only places where the percentage of male users was less than 85 per cent – with 78 per cent male users for Denmead, and 83 per cent for Cowplain.

Relationship charity Relate is offering support to people affected.

Counsellor Denise Knowles said: ‘The issue of cheating has been put firmly into the spotlight this week.

‘Clearly this is bringing up lots of difficult emotions.’

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